The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 81 94 78
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 140 124 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.97% 2.90% 2.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.80% 14.89% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 125 100 102
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
ISEB
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1094 833 780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.22% 19.46% 19.46%
Number of salaries quoted 947 645 608
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region.

ISEB Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +13 115 £35,000 - 9
Bradford -12 13 £36,000 -14.28% 2
Ilkley - 6 - -
Wakefield -12 2 £39,500 -
Castleford - 1 £16,000 - 1
ISEB
Yorkshire

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB.

1 113 (42.32%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (35.58%) Test Scripting
3 90 (33.71%) Finance
4 74 (27.72%) Software Testing
4 74 (27.72%) ISTQB
5 57 (21.35%) Business Analysis
6 56 (20.97%) Analytical Skills
7 55 (20.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 52 (19.48%) Microsoft
9 49 (18.35%) Selenium
9 49 (18.35%) Functional Testing
10 48 (17.98%) Regression Testing
11 45 (16.85%) Manual Testing
11 45 (16.85%) Test Strategy
12 44 (16.48%) SQL
13 40 (14.98%) Automated Testing
14 38 (14.23%) .NET
14 38 (14.23%) QA
15 34 (12.73%) Test Automation
16 33 (12.36%) MS Excel
17 31 (11.61%) Stakeholder Management
18 30 (11.24%) Test Management
18 30 (11.24%) Automation Testing
19 28 (10.49%) Test Planning
20 27 (10.11%) Scrum
21 26 (9.74%) Integration Testing
22 24 (8.99%) Java
22 24 (8.99%) MS Visio
22 24 (8.99%) User Acceptance Testing
23 23 (8.61%) HP

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (3.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (0.75%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.37%) Confluence
3 1 (0.37%) Lync
3 1 (0.37%) WinCC
3 1 (0.37%) IIS
Applications
1 33 (12.36%) MS Excel
2 24 (8.99%) MS Visio
3 18 (6.74%) MS Office
4 3 (1.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.50%) JDE OneWorld
1 4 (1.50%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.75%) HTTP
2 1 (0.37%) VPN
2 1 (0.37%) MPLS
2 1 (0.37%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.37%) NAS
2 1 (0.37%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.37%) WAN
2 1 (0.37%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 49 (18.35%) Selenium
2 22 (8.24%) QuickTest Pro
3 18 (6.74%) WebDriver
4 17 (6.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (3.00%) SoapUI
5 8 (3.00%) JUnit
6 4 (1.50%) JIRA
7 3 (1.12%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.12%) LoadRunner
7 3 (1.12%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.12%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.12%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.75%) TestNG
8 2 (0.75%) MSTest
9 1 (0.37%) Capybara
9 1 (0.37%) Subversion
9 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.37%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.37%) eggPlant
General
1 90 (33.71%) Finance
2 9 (3.37%) Retail
3 3 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (1.12%) Banking
3 3 (1.12%) Legal
4 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.37%) Games
4 1 (0.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 172 (64.42%) Analyst
2 114 (42.70%) Test Analyst
3 58 (21.72%) Business Analyst
4 43 (16.10%) Tester
5 24 (8.99%) Senior Analyst
6 23 (8.61%) Senior Test Analyst
7 22 (8.24%) Test Manager
8 19 (7.12%) Senior Consultant
8 19 (7.12%) Consultant
8 19 (7.12%) Test Consultant
8 19 (7.12%) Senior Test Consultant
9 13 (4.87%) Test Leader
10 12 (4.49%) Software Tester
11 11 (4.12%) Financial Business Analyst
11 11 (4.12%) Financial Services Business Analyst
12 10 (3.75%) Software Test Analyst
13 9 (3.37%) Functional Test Analyst
13 9 (3.37%) Agile Test Analyst
13 9 (3.37%) Functional Analyst
14 8 (3.00%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (14.23%) .NET
2 19 (7.12%) XML
3 13 (4.87%) .NET Framework
4 12 (4.49%) SOAP
5 10 (3.75%) ASP.NET
6 9 (3.37%) CSS
7 5 (1.87%) Web Services
8 2 (0.75%) XSD
8 2 (0.75%) WSDL
8 2 (0.75%) LAMP
8 2 (0.75%) HTML
9 1 (0.37%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 56 (20.97%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.62%) Client/Server
4 5 (1.87%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.12%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.75%) PMI
7 1 (0.37%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.37%) SCADA
7 1 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.37%) Open Source
7 1 (0.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.62%) UNIX
2 5 (1.87%) Windows
2 5 (1.87%) Linux
3 3 (1.12%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.75%) Android
4 2 (0.75%) CentOS
4 2 (0.75%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (42.32%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (35.58%) Test Scripting
3 74 (27.72%) Software Testing
4 57 (21.35%) Business Analysis
5 49 (18.35%) Functional Testing
6 48 (17.98%) Regression Testing
7 45 (16.85%) Manual Testing
7 45 (16.85%) Test Strategy
8 40 (14.98%) Automated Testing
9 34 (12.73%) Test Automation
10 31 (11.61%) Stakeholder Management
11 30 (11.24%) Test Management
11 30 (11.24%) Automation Testing
12 28 (10.49%) Test Planning
13 27 (10.11%) Scrum
14 26 (9.74%) Integration Testing
15 24 (8.99%) User Acceptance Testing
16 21 (7.87%) SOA
17 19 (7.12%) Project Management
18 18 (6.74%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (16.48%) SQL
2 24 (8.99%) Java
3 15 (5.62%) C#
4 8 (3.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (2.25%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.75%) Python
6 2 (0.75%) C
7 1 (0.37%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.37%) Ruby
7 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.37%) C++
Qualifications
1 74 (27.72%) ISTQB
2 55 (20.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 18 (6.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 18 (6.74%) Degree
4 11 (4.12%) CBAP
5 8 (3.00%) ISEB Practitioner
6 6 (2.25%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.50%) PMP
8 3 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.37%) CISM
10 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.37%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (14.23%) QA
2 8 (3.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.75%) HL7
3 2 (0.75%) SLA
4 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.12%) Firmware
2 1 (0.37%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (4.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 52 (19.48%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.61%) HP
3 13 (4.87%) Oracle
4 5 (1.87%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.37%) VMware
5 1 (0.37%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.37%) F5
5 1 (0.37%) Splunk
5 1 (0.37%) EMC
5 1 (0.37%) NetApp
5 1 (0.37%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.37%) Cisco
5 1 (0.37%) IBM
Castleford
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 15 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 25 days ago